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Blepharitis: It sounds like you have posterior blepharitis that produce the red eyelid margins and whitish oil gland orifices (inspissation) results in irritation & soreness. Very warm compresses x 10' 2-4 times/day, eyelid massages with diluted baby shampoo, artificial tears, fish/flaxseed oil are the usual initial treatment . If more care is needed see eye md for more aggressive help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Specialists evaluate: A person with a noticeably smaller eye on one side of his face will usually have been evaluated at birth by his pediatrician, a pediatric neurologist, and a pediatric ophthalmologist. The underdeveloped eye may have been a birth defect, and a ct scan or MRI may have been done to see if there were other related defects behind the eyeball or in the brain. ...Read more
June had sinus infect. Red in right eye?had eyes dialited, eyes fine. when turn head to left,right eye solid light red corner of eye, than red lines.
Again, more info: needed to help you especially after you said your exam was normal by your eye doctor. Was this an ophthalmologist or optometrist? If you weren't satisfied, you need to get a second opinion from an ophthalmologist to identify what your redness in your conjunctiva is from, or if it's allergy related, contact lens related, or other? We need more info to help you further.Please resubmit with the info, ...Read more
Cyst on eye?: If what you describe is truly cystic (clear bleb), the bleb may result from an included foreign body. The elevated area of the conjunctiva can dry out and become inflamed. If what you are describing is a solid elevation nasally of temporally to the colored iris, you may be describing a pingueculum. This is an UV damage area and can result in inflammation. Get an exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Red flaky skin under eyebrow dry and itchy . Very small raised red patches under eye and corner of eye . It's itchy . Kindly help. ?
Eczema : It's possible that you have eczema affecting your brows and corners of your eyelids. This condition can also affect other parts of your body, like behind your ears, elbows, behind your knees, etc. avoid your eyelids, but you may trial hydrocortisone 2.5% cream to the brows 2-3 times per day to see if you respond well enough. The eyelids require prescription grade ophthalmic ointment. ...Read more
Whats causing red blood shot dry eyes with constant hard crust in eyes with bumps top and bottom of eyelid?
Blepharitis: I see you posted several questions about lid darkness, irritated eyes, etc. Lid margin disease can exacerbate dry eye and cause redness of both the lids and eyes. Also causes crusting. Try warm compresses for 5 - 10 minutes followed by lid scrub pad such as occusoft or similar brand. I recommend you see an ophthalmologist for further evaluation as you may need additional diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Small white bumps under (r) eye, serious pain whole (r) eye. Scratched open now have mucus and blurry vision? Zaditor (ketotifen) ok? Soft contact wearer
2 yo scratched eye lid. Today the small scratch on lid spread across lower lid by lashes. Looks like red eyeliner under lid. Not bothering him. Help?
Usually not: Many have small floater(s). If they are in the direct line of vision (uncommon) it can be annoying. If there are no other issues with the development of the floaters such as trauma, retinal detachment, etc. (you should be evaluated to rule these out by an ophthalmologist), then floaters are benign and will not change vision and eye health in any meaningful way. ...Read more
What could this be?Eyes were white b4June. Had eyes dialited, fine.When turn head left,right corner of eye is light red. Also red lines front of eyes
Are you asking what: the red lines are? Or are you asking about the pink corner? Need more info in terms of symptoms: any itching, pain, inflammation, sensitive to brightness, achy, tearing, eyelid skin area inflamed? Light red means vasculature (blood supply),and are you seeing dilated blood vessels on the conjunctiva (whites of eyes) under pupil/cornea or just in corner? Please let us help you! ...Read more
See your doctor: Eyes are sensitive barometers of you and environment you are in , will read your allergens you are exposed , see your doctor to fine the cause to treat you. ...Read more
Eyes are almost always irritated. Dry, watery, red, small amounts of mucus. Have allergies and dry eyes. Eye drops don't always help. Best solution?
Initial thoughts: Really need to examine the eyes to know what is going on here. Ithcy/watery eyes generally indicate allergy. Mucus stranding can be a sign of more severe allergy. Sometimes, the eyes become dry as a side effect of antihistamines (and maybe poor hydration) taken for allergies. Your eye drops may be of too little potency or may not be targeting true cause. ...Read more
Visual DX : Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers